Did you know that you no longer need to take a test to tow a horse trailer?
This change to the law, combined with the cost of living rising at an unprecedented rate, has led to horsebox and trailer manufacturer, Equi-Trek, seeing a huge increase in the demand for trailers.
Years ago most... Read More
Looking to rid those pesky flies?
Citro Shield Gel from Veredus is a fly repellent gel, non-toxic and hypo-allergenic, made of citronella, geranium and cinnamon.
Specially formulated for use on delicate and sensitive areas such as eyes and muzzle.
The gel is safe for use on skin abrasions.
To use, apply a thin layer to... Read More
Veredus Shampoo Sheen provides a nourishing and silky tangle free finish that will have your horse and pony looking super smart this summer.
Shampoo Sheen degreases, cleans and nourishes coats of all colours.
The special formula with “sheen effect” makes the coat soft, bright and shiny with a lustrous gleam.
To use, wet the... Read More
New Cavallo Damira Quilted Gilet
New for the summer season from Cavallo, the Damira Quilted Gilet is the perfect wardrobe essential for layering up over a t-shirt or long sleeved top. The sporty lightweight quilted waistcoat with trendy oversized hood is filled with fake down for optimum comfort and warmth.
Designed with riders... Read More
The autumn celebration that is Osberton International is just around the corner, and the box office is now open. Following the success of last year, the event is once again free to enter, with a charge for car parking, so get yours booked today. It’s your chance to get close-up and... Read More
The Carbon Gel Absolute Boot from Veredus by Marcus Ehning has been developed to provide the very best protection, by extending the protective surface of the gel and carbon from the flexor tendon to the fetlock in an innovative inverted Y shape.
The carbon outer shell is not only ultra-lightweight, it is... Read More
In this article Sprenger Bitting Consultant, Lindsay Middleton looks at the new Satinox range and why the collection has been developed.
The new ergonomically shaped Satinox bits from Sprenger are made of high-quality stainless steel and are characterised by excellent workmanship and tested material quality.
Explains Lindsay: “For riders wanting the expertise and... Read More
With breeding, diet, rider techniques and knowledge we have almost reached the limit of perfecting our horses’ condition for competition. This is where light therapy comes in; to boost serotonin levels and give your horse that winning edge.
HorseLight have developed an advanced light therapy system that is worlds apart from ordinary... Read More
Taxi! The July Racecourse, please… Discover Newmarket hails new black cab for tour guests Your carriage awaits: Discover Newmarket's new cab at Bedford Lodge Hotel & Spa
Visitors taking a tour with Discover Newmarket (01638 501122, https://discovernewmarket.co.uk) will be able to explore the home of horseracing in style thanks to the... Read More
The Luca Grip Breeches from Cavallo tick all the right boxes for modern riding tights with a look of classic breeches.
The breeches are breathable, quick drying and dirt repelling to guarantee comfort, style and practicality.
The breeches have a comfortable high waist with belt loops and are made from compression material which... Read More
It goes without saying that in the horse world today matchy matchy is as popular as ever whether that is matching accessories for your horse or even combining horse and rider styling.
With Covalliero it’s not just about matching horse and rider collections, children can match with their Mum’s or older siblings... Read More
With stressful horses being a frequent issue in the equine industry, Cavalor know that there is no 100% nutritional solution for stressed horses because they all react differently. However Cavalor’s innovative product, Cavalor Take It Easy Forte has fast become a go to calming product within the dressage, eventing and... Read More
A riding school close to Newport, Pembrokeshire has become the latest equestrian establishment to become an Accessibility Mark accredited centre.
Based in the village of Dinas Cross, Havard Stables offers riding lessons for all ages and abilities and was opened in 2001 by Hannah Mcloughlin and her family.
The centre has been providing... Read More
The New Competition Riding Socks from Covalliero are every rider’s must have.
Thin yet supportive knitting on the leg area, the socks provide optimal comfort.
Designed with riders in mind features include a reinforced foot area with a snug fit but non-restrictive upper calf band.
The Competition Riding Socks from Covalliero are easy-to-clean and... Read More
The new Satinox Loose Ring Snaffle from Sprenger comes in single and double jointed styles.
Thanks to its ergonomic shape this allows even distribution of pressure and fits anatomically correct between the tongue and palate.
The Satinox bit has been designed to provide a direct and precise effect. They are made of... Read More
In this article Sprenger Bitting Consultant, Lindsay Middleton looks at the Nathe Pelham Collection and why it is so versatile.
The Nathe Pelham Bit range has been developed to assist mouth sensitive horses to perform at the highest level.
All the Nathe Pelham Bits feature variable rein options to adjust the leverage effect... Read More
Equine Veterinary Nursing Courses at The Open College of Equine Studies
THE Open College of Equine Studies (TOCES) offers equine veterinary nurse training to UK and international students leading to the award of the Lantra Awards Level 3 Work Based Diploma in Veterinary Nursing (Equine).
The 2-year Level 3 Equine Veterinary Nursing programme... Read More
Are you part of the next generation of Equine Management professionals? Then consider studying at SMB College Group! As a specialist land-based college, SMB College Group’s Brooksby Campus has a long history of delivering top quality Equine Management qualifications.
With excellent Equestrian Centre facilities, great employer links and passionate, industry-expert lecturers, the... Read More
Complete your horse’s Spring/Summer look with the Fly Mask from Covalliero, available in a selection of seasonal colours.
The classic design features elastic ears to help protect your horse from biting insects.
For a winning combination team the Fly Mask with the Covalliero saddle pad in either the competition arena or just to... Read More
This week (1-7 June) marks National Volunteers’ Week – an annual celebration of those who give up their time to help their communities and country. The British Horse Society (BHS) has more than 1,200 dedicated volunteers that contribute their time to support the Society’s charitable work, improving equine welfare, supporting safety,... Read More
In a major new initiative for the sport of eventing, GO BE is being launched at Aske Horse Trials in July, giving unaffiliated riders the chance to compete at this prestigious North Yorkshire venue.
One of the region’s premier horse trials, Aske - July 9 and 10 - provides a fantastic setting... Read More
The Junior Saddle from Pessoa has been specially designed for young riders to ensure their comfort, support, and performance. Thanks to its flat-shaped seat, young riders can develop a balanced position and ride flexibly, accommodating all stride combinations. The saddle offers plenty of support and security without impending their movement; it... Read More
The latest statement from Bolesworth with regards to the cancellation of the Bloomfields Horseboxes CDI 3* International Dressage that was due to take place 24 - 26 June 2022.
Unfortunately, we have had to make the tough decision to cancel the Bloomfields Horseboxes CDI 3* International Dressage event, which was due to... Read More
TopSpec High Fibre Mash is a high-fibre, cereal-grain-free and ‘Non-Heating’ mash that is ideal for good-doers. It soaks quickly in 5 minutes to make an irresistible mash ideal horses and ponies that need or prefer a soft feed. TopSpec High Fibre Mash is perfect for all those horses and ponies that... Read More
Famous for their classic neoprene boots and comfortable footwear, Grub’s also have their leather range that includes the Fury Safety boot.
This dealer-style boot made from an Australian V-Cut three piece, water resistant, full grain Iberian leather upper, is the ultimate work boot, ideal for on the yard, for farriers and for... Read More
Equerry Cool Mash is an efficient quick-soaking mash for horses that need a low energy feed.
Designed for horses and ponies in light to medium work Equerry Cool Mash is cereal-grain-free.
It has low levels of starch and benefits from a ‘Non-Heating’ formula. Equerry Cool Mash contains highly digestible fibre sources including sugar... Read More
Kay trained as a bench saddler with Bliss and Co, London in the late 1960s. Having set up her own manufacturing and retailing business in the 1970s she became increasingly interested in the effect that the fit of the saddle had on her own showjumping horses and, from the late 70s... Read More
As the temperature rises your horse will build up quite a lather after exercise, whether they are working hard in training or after a long hack on a summer’s day.
If sweat is allowed to dry on the coat it will attract flies, causing irritation and potentially a risk of infection.... Read More
The Equisafety Plain Air Waistcoat and Plain Mesh Quarter Sheet are essentials when riding out on warm summer days.
Very stylish and comfortable the Hi Viz waistcoat that has been cut to ergonomically fit the body and is fastened by a front zip.
Cleverly designed, the waistcoat is fully adjustable on the sides,... Read More
Leading wound care product Animalintex® will once again be providing support for the BE 100 Championship at Frickley Park Horse Trials – August 18 -21, 2022.
The stunning Frickely estate provides a fantastic backdrop for competition and is a popular venue on the eventing calendar.
Taking place on the Sunday, all competitors in... Read More
In this article Sprenger Bitting Consultant, Lindsay Middleton looks at the new Pronamic range and how they help a sensitive horse accept the bit better.
Sprenger has developed a new range of bits under the Pronamic label developed by bit expert Heiko Schmidt-Sentekl in collaboration with Olympic gold medallist Jessica Von Bredow-Werndl... Read More
Speedi-Beet from British Horse Feeds is a highly nutritious beet pulp feed that is soaked, providing your horse with guaranteed hydration throughout the summer months.
This is due to the soluble fibre in Speedi-Beet, which has a high water holding capacity increasing the amount of fluid in the horse’s hindgut. This reservoir... Read More
Mochara always ensure that style and substance are at the forefront of their designs, and they didn’t disappoint with this simply stunning loungewear collection, brand new for summer 2022.
Chill out in style and take laid back to a whole new level with this lightweight half zip hoodie and matching wide leg... Read More
The new Covalliero Active Jacket is a versatile and stylish sports jacket for women.
It provides optimum performance and comfort as the breathable and highly elastic material composition ensures freedom of movement in and out of the saddle.
The sporty collar design allows for extra comfort and style with a feminine close cut... Read More
One of Yorkshire’s premier horse trials, Aske - July 9 and 10 - provides a fantastic venue and excellent ground for competitors in the north. Plans are well underway to step the 2022 show case up a level with organiser’s BEDE Events pulling out all the stops to ensure a good... Read More
The Calima Grip Breeches from Cavallo boast a super stylish, sporty design made with riders in mind.
A CAVAGRIP silicone full seat allows for superb grip in the saddle whilst the breeches are extremely soft and comfy with the ankle hems made from soft elastic material for a perfect fit.
Two pockets at... Read More
The colours you choose to ride in could mean the difference between being seen by a driver or not - and it might not be the usual yellow, orange or pink that work best. Equisafety’s Nicky Fletcher explains more….
Have you ever wondered why traffic lights, brake lights and warning... Read More
Leading equine supplement brand NAF returns as title sponsor for Hartpury’s Festival of Dressage (5-10 July), Showjumping Spectacular (26-29 June) and International Horse Trials (10-14 August) in what is set to be a bumper year for Hartpury University and Hartpury College. In addition to the anticipated full return of spectators to... Read More
New for Spring and Summer 2022 from Covalliero, the Children’s Combi Jacket is both stylish and practical for the warmer months.
The fashionable hybrid design is expertly crafted using softshell and quilted materials, making it an ideal mid or outer layer this season.
The jacket is also feather light, extremely durable and breathable... Read More
Cavalor Calm reduces stress in nervous horses that have hypersensitive and timid reactions to changing situations or unusual circumstances.
These can include many different circumstance such as transport and when on the road, loud noises, colours, lights, commotion, unfamiliar environments, people and animals. Horses that perform well in... Read More
New from Sprenger is the Fair Rider spur which has been developed to help horses get used to being ridden with spurs.
The spur is gentle to the skin and coat due to the enlarged, smooth contact surface and it is ideal for leg and spur sensitive horses.
The Fair Rider is also... Read More
The Nathe Pelham Bit range has been developed to assist mouth sensitive horses to perform at the highest level.
The Nathe Mullen Mouth Pelham Bit with Port relieves pressure on the middle of the tongue and has bit guards to protect the lips. It comes in both soft and hard mouth... Read More
The new ergonomically shaped Satinox bits from Sprenger are made of high-quality stainless steel are characterised by excellent workmanship and tested material quality.
The Satin mouthpiece with its matt surface has a particularly noble appearance and ensures a pleasant feeling on the tongue.
The curbed shape of the Satinox bits gives the tongue... Read More
Laura Collett realised a childhood dream as she won Badminton Horse Trials, presented by Mars Equestrian, after a superb performance on Karen Bartlett and Keith Scott’s London 52. Laura’s finishing score of 21.4 — she added a mere 0.4 of a show jumping time penalty to her dressage mark — is... Read More
A New Cross Country Course is set to establish Catton Park Back on the Eventing Calendar The iconic setting of Catton Park is just one of many reasons riders are heading back to this premier Midlands event. Held on the Derbyshire and Staffordshire borders, this year’s event takes place on June... Read More
Laura Collett and London 52 produced an outstanding cross-country performance at Badminton Horse Trials, presented by Mars Equestrian, to retain their dressage lead and go into tomorrow's show jumping finale with a fence in hand. Her Olympic team mate Oliver Townend is in second and third places on... Read More
Olympic gold medallists Laura Collett and London 52 are in pole position going into tomorrow's cross-country day at Badminton Horse Trials, presented by Mars Equestrian. They head the dressage leaderboard after a superb performance that earned a score of 21. Scoring is tight at the top and a mere handful... Read More
Olympic gold medallists Tom McEwen and Toledo de Kerser, took an early lead at the beginning of today's dressage phase at Badminton Horse Trials, presented by Mars Equestrian, and remained unchallenged at the end of the day after a superb performance for the excellent score of 23.4. 'It's a shame he... Read More
The British Horse Society (BHS) is excited to launch this year’s Ride Out UK, the annual campaign celebrating the joys of riding out, while raising money to protect and improve safe off-road routes for all. Proudly supported by Horse & Country, Ride Out UK kicks off in May until the... Read More
Are you looking to take that leap and study for a career you have always dreamed of? The Open College of Equine Studies (TOCES) is accepting enrolments now for the Level 6 Equine Physiotherapy Diploma Programme, which is a four-year blended learning course.
Aimed at higher education students that are looking to... Read More